Dragon boat races have been a part of China's annual Dragon Boat Festival for more than 2,000 years. Many places in China will hold dragon boat races to celebrate the festival on the fifth day of the fifth lunar month, especially in southern China.
This winter, Harbin people hold dragon boat race to celebrate the 33rd Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival. Dragon boat racing in the rivers is a fun, but the dragon boat racing on the ice is a big fun. The Harbin players enjoyed their dragon boat race on the ice-covered Songhua River on Dec 28, 2016.
Players prepared ice sailing race on Songhua River on Dec 28, 2016. Ice sailing, originating more than 4,000 years ago, is known as the fastest of all winter sports.